Slitter Foreman in Chicago, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 7/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
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  • Pay Rate
    $65000.0 - $65000.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

We are currently looking for a Slitter Foreman Supervisor to work with our client located in Chicago, IL. Our client is a leading manufacturer in quality steel tubing products.

This is a direct hire role with a union based company. 

As a slitter foreman you lead the slitting machine operation. 


  • Supervises and delegates work and responsibilities for subordinate employees assuring that work is completed in a timely manner. 
  • Develops the daily production schedules according to the monthly production schedule. 
  • Performs or supports slitting machine activities along with subordinate employee
  • Reviews problems and issues with plant general manager, general foreman, and other lead men on an ongoing basis 
  • Ensures that established policies, rules and regulations and procedures are followed
  • Interfaces with management an other departments as required
  • Solves departmental problems as required 
  • Participates in departmental safety meetings as required 
  • Conducts ongoing training to subordinate employees 
  • Submits the daily production report to management 
  • Meets with quality control staff to discuss related issues for slitting schedules and materials as needed
  • Responsible for maintaining the main power of slitting operation 
  • Responsible for checking machine settings including the sharpness of slitting knives 
  • Directs/performs minor maintenance on machinery and tools as needed 
  • May substitute for absent employees as needed within the operation 
  • Performs special projects and other miscellaneous duties as assigned by supervisors. 


  • High school diploma or GED is required 
  • Must have experience with slitting 
  • Must have supervisor experience 

This is a salary position paying 65,000 a year.

If this sounds like the position for you and you are ready to get started with a great company and enjoy union benefits, apply today! 

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.